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A good coverage of rain can be expected tonight into Friday as a rather strong upper level disturbance moves in from the west. Some of the rains Friday will be locally heavy with the potential for 1-2 inches of rain in some spots. Drier and cooler air will take over Friday night into Sunday.
Port Neches house catches fire
PORT NECHES - Four separate fire departments responded to a house fire around noon on Wednesday in Port Neches.
When fire crews arrived at a home in the 600 block of Neches Oak Boulevard smoke was pouring out of the roof.
Port Neches fire along with assistance from Nederland, Groves and Port Arthur fought the flames for almost two hours. The fire spread quickly.
No one was at home at the time. An alarm system alerted the homeowner and fire department about the fire.
Investigators believe the fire started in the garage.